Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

Lost Class Rings

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Honored Military Alumni

Andrea Jackson-Spain
Andrea Jackson-Spain Class of 1996
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Served 4 yrs ('98-'02) in the Marine Corps, Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting (ARFF/7051). I was stationed in Iwakuni, Japan for 2yrs, while there I deployed to Okinowa, Japan and Brisbane, Australia) and then at MCAS Beaufort, SC.
Andrew Stewart
Andrew Stewart Class of 2004
Army, 5 Years
Signal Corps
Belinda (Ross) RHANES
Belinda (Ross) RHANES Class of 1983
Army, 20+ Years
I served in the Army for 22 years and 8months. My tours included: Ft. Ritchie, MD, Germany, Colorado Springs, CO, Naples Italy, Ft. McClellan, AL, S. Korea (twice); Iraq and Ft. Stewart, Ga.
Bob Hall
Bob Hall Class of 1969
Army, 4 Years
Served Jan 70 - '73, Viet Nam Nov '70 - Nov '71 (Phu Bai with 8th RRFS, Camp Evans & points north with 101st Airborne)
Burke M. Harrison
Burke M. Harrison Class of 1961
Army, 3 Years
+ 2 years 9 mo in Georgia Air National Guard
Cecil B. Miller
Cecil B. Miller Class of 1958
Air Force, 4 Years
Served 4 years in the U. S. Air Force with assignments in Libya and Crete, then at Ft. George G. Meade, Md. Worked for the Department of Defense at Ft. Meade and in San Antonio, Texas for 40 years. After retiring worked for a Defense contractor for 5 1/2 years before retiring.
Charles Kenneth McDowell
Charles Kenneth McDowell Class of 1969
Army, 3 Years
Hawk Missile & Launcher Technician; Okinawa -July, 1970 thu June, 1971; Cam Rahn Bay, South Vietnam - Jun 1971-Nov. 1971
Cheryl L. Miles
Cheryl L. Miles Class of 1966
Army, 17 Years
Served 5 years in the Adjutant General Corps (Personnel Management) in the Georgia Army National Guard and 12 years on active duty in the Army. Assignments included Brigade Postal Office, 48th Infantry Brigade, GaARNG; Brigade Adjutant, 18th Engineer Brigade, Karlsruhe, FRG and Grafenwoehr, FRG; Personnel Actions Officer and Company Commander, 24th Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, GA; Assistant Professor of Military Science, Illinois State University, Bloomington, IL; and J1 (Adjutant for Allied/Joint Task Force (4th Brigade, 3rd Infantry Division) during Operation Provide Comfort, Silopi, Turkey; and Force Management Office, 5th Personnel Group, V Corps, Frankfurt, Germany.
Class Veterans
Class Veterans Class of 1967
Army, 4 Years
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D C Spriggs
D C Spriggs Class of 1966
Army, 1 Years
WOC Flight Trainee
Darriel J. Mack Sr.
Darriel J. Mack Sr. Class of 1989
Navy, 20+ Years
Chief Petty Officer Mack has served 20 years of active duty and will retire after 24 Years.
David A. Nettles
David A. Nettles Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 6 Years
Capt. F-4 RIO
David Moore
David Moore Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years
Grunt-Viet Nam Comcenter Specialist Ft. Lee, Va.
Derek Life
Derek Life Class of 1985
Army, 20+ Years
Derek Life
Derek Life Class of 1985
Army, 20+ Years
Did basic at Ft. Lenord Wood, MO AIT Ft. Lee, Va Duties: Ft. Hood Tx twice (86-91)-(92-94 Korea twice (91-92)-(04-05) Ft. Wainwirhgt, Alaska twice (94-97)-(02-03) Ft. Carson, Co twice (97-99)-(03-04) Ft. Sill (05-07) Iraq (05-06)
Dione Kimberly Boyd
Dione Kimberly Boyd Class of 1996
Army, 17 Years
Medical Field
Jack Cowart
Jack Cowart Class of 1964
Navy, 6 Years
U.S. Naval Reserves, 2-yrs prior and 2-yrs after active duty. 2-yrs aboard USS Bushnelll, a Submarine tender serving around Gitmo. DK3 disbursing clerk. (1963-68)
James I. Nolen Jr.
James I. Nolen Jr. Class of 1969
Army, 5 Years
165th Air Defense/Vietnam vet
James Johnson
James Johnson Class of 1966
Army, 6 Years
Served in Germany, Fort Benning, Fort McCellan, Fort Bragg. Was a member of the XVIII Airborne Corp Marksmanship Detachment
James Lavon Bess
James Lavon Bess Class of 1988
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired NAVY Sailor with honors. Tours to include Italy, Bahrain, Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan. Seal Team Two, Special Warfare Two, USS Lasalle AGF 3, USS Mt Whitney LCC-20, and finally retiring in Tampa Florida station at the HQ CENTCOM the command that is in charge of both wars.

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Joshua Smith
Class of '08

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